Lieberman aghast about possible apology to Turkey

22.07.2011                      20.Tammus, 5771

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Lieberman aghast about possible apology to Turkey

FM says Netanyahu about to fold under pressure again; comments come after Ya'alon says gov't won't apologize to Turkey, but J'lem may debate it.

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman expressed outrage on Thursday following reports that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was considering delivering a limited apology to Turkey over the deaths of nine Turks aboard the Mavi Marmara protest ship in May 2010.
Lieberman was already angry with the prime minister for effectively killing Israel Beiteinu’s proposal for a parliamentary commission of inquiry to probe non-governmental organizations that harm the IDF. He told his party’s ministers on Thursday that Netanyahu was about to once more capitulate to international pressure….